Variyava moves from L&K Saatchi & Saatchi, where he was Executive Creative Director
BestMediaInfo Bureau | Mumbai | August 26, 2014
Ferzad Variyava has joined DDB Mudra West as Group Creative Director. He will be based in the agency’s office in Mumbai. Variyava moves from L&K Saatchi & Saatchi, where he was Executive Creative Director.
Variyava began his advertising career with Ambience Publicis and has worked for leading agencies like Publicis Ambience, Alok Nanda & Co., JWT, Leo Burnett and McCann Erickson.
With over 13 years of experience, Variyava has worked on household blue-chip brands in banking, media, FMCG, beauty, personal care, travel and telecommunications. With a history of partnering new business wins, he has been mentored by industry legends in senior client and agency relationship management.
Variyava has found acclaim and appreciation across several festivals locally and internationally including Abbys (Goafest), New York Festivals, The One Show, D&AD (In-book), Cannes, Clio and Young Guns.
Variyava said, “I am absolutely thrilled to be working with Rahul Mathew and Sonal Dabral. I have always been a fan of the work and culture of DDB Mudra and I feel privileged to be a part of this team.”
Rahul Mathew, Creative Head, DDB Mudra West, said, “Over the last few months we’ve been rebuilding our creative force here at DDB Mudra West. And Ferzad is yet another stride in that direction. I have always admired his craft as a writer and am sure he’s going to raise the standard, on many counts, for all of us.”